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SI: Surgery
12 out of 199


Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, FACS

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Neurosurgery, the official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons publishes research on clinical and experimental neurosurgery covering the very latest science technology, and medicine. …

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The Surgeon's Armamentarium (TSA) delivers essential content that is deconstructed or aggregated to meet your needs. Search articles, videos, illustrations, tools, equipment, and more from Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery's vast resources.

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The much anticipated new search platform from the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, The Surgeon's Armamentarium (TSA), transforms legacy and future material from the NEUROSURGERY® Publications into a dynamic resource for the neurosurgical community. Log in to explore today!

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The Surgeon's Armamentarium (TSA) is an exclusive benefit for Neurosurgery and Operative Neurosurgery subscribers, including CNS members and non-members. Simply log in using your free CNS user account, or email info@cns.org for your credentials.

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Official Journal of the CNS

Neurosurgery is an official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Click here to learn more about the CNS.

Operative Neurosurgery

An official publication of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Operative Neurosurgery is a bi-monthly, unique publication focusing exclusively on surgical technique and devices, providing practical, skill-enhancing guidance to its readers.

Neurosurgery Report

Visit NEUROSURGERY Report for daily updates on journal articles, supplemental digital content, news, and upcoming events provided by the NEUROSURGERY Editorial Office.

CNS Annual Meeting

The CNS Annual Meeting is the premier forum for learning about cutting-edge procedures, approaches, and technologies in the field. This year's theme, "Transformation & Celebration," challenges the traditional ways of thinking and celebrates the many accomplishments of neurosurgeons from around the world.

CNS Joint Section Meetings

CNS' sections and affiliated organizations offer a number of educational opportunities for members throughout the year. These meetings and symposia span many neurosurgical subspecialties and topics. 

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How to Submit

The goal of Neurosurgery is to provide a medium for the prompt publication of scientific papers dealing with clinical or experimental neurosurgery, solicited manuscripts on specific subjects from experts, case reports, and other information of interest to neurosurgeons.

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COPE Member

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Click here to learn more.

NPRC Member

This journal is a member of the NPRC, an alliance of neuroscience journals that share manuscript reviews with other NPRC members at the author's request.

The NPRC system facilitates fast-track review and publication of neuroscience research, and reduces the burden on peer reviewers.

Equator Network

All authors should consult the EQUATOR Network website, which maintains a useful, up-to-date list of guidelines as they are published, with links to articles and checklists.

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